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Hot summer in Germany: Music-Festivals

Be a part of Germany's music festivals. This is a selection of the most popular music events. From rock, pop and techno to hip hop, reggae and jazz, you'll find information on all the current big music festivals in Germany. If you want to let it all hang out and see international stars perform, don't miss out on these ultimate highlights. Come to Germany to enjoy an unforgettable musical experience!
Open Air Festival Date
Africa Festival May 22nd - 25th  2008
area4 Festival August 29th - 31st 2008
Bochum Total July 3rd - 6th  2008
Chiemsee Reggae Summer August 22nd - 24th  2008
DAS FEST Karlsruhe July 18th - 20th 2008
Essen Original August 22d - 24th  2008
Hurricane June 20th - 22nd  2008
Love Parade July 19th 2008
Melt!Festival July 18th - 20th 2008
Moers Festival May 9th - 12th  2008
Nature One August 1st - 3rd  2008
Open Flair August 8th - 10th  2008
Rock am See August 30th 2008
Rock am Ring June 6th - 8th  2008
Rock im Park June 6th - 8th  2008
Sonne Mond Sterne August 08th - 10th  2008
Southside Festival June 20th - 22nd 2008
Splash July 11th - 13th  2008
Summerjam July 4th - 6th  2008
Taubertal Open Air August 8th - 10th  2008
Wacken Open Air July 31st - August 2nd  2008

Top Music Events in Germany

CityCards and RegioCards

Many cities and regions in Germany offer discounts in the form of CityCards and RegioCards. Those give you discount prices on public transportation, museum tickets, shopping, dining, and lots more. You'll find further information, for example, on the following  websites:

Berlin Welcome Card 
Bonn Regio Welcome Card 
Bremen ErlebnisCARD 
Cologne WelcomeCard
Düsseldorf WelcomeCard 
Frankfurt Card 
Hamburg Card 
Hannover Card 
Lübeck HappyDay Card 
Magdeburg Tourist Card
Munich CityTourCard
Nuremberg Card 
Würzburg Welcome Card